SEE IT: Monster lizard climbs up pole to devour rabbit whole BY David Harding NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Sunday, April 5, 2015, 1:37 PM Maybe the Easter bunny should avoid going to Australia this year. A monster lizard devouring its rabbit prey has been captured on video, reports the Mirror. The grisly footage shows a ferocious goanna scaling a wooden pole before confronting the doomed bunny. Then, demonstrating the full brutality of nature, it swings the rabbit from side to side before taking a huge gulp and swallowing its prey whole. The incident lasted less than a minute. YouTube Australian goanna lizards can grow up to eight feet long and are known to eat small animals like mice, insects and apparently rabbits. Goannas can grow up to eight feet in length and also feed on animals such as mice and insects. They are found throughout Australia, except for the island Tasmania.